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Gyeongpo Beach

Gangneung, Gangwon-do, South Korea
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Beautiful beach with less people

This is a beautiful beach located in the east coast of korea. The area got a boost with the winter... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Dr_Rohan
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Nice decked beach walk

I loved this nice long beach walk which is decked so it's very easy to walk while enjoying the... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Deseree M
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Gangneung, Gangwon-do, South Korea
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful beach located in the east coast of korea. The area got a boost with the winter Olympics of 2018. Many new hotels, motels, restaurants and coffee shops were built. Unfortunately after the Olympics not many people are visiting. Beaches are beautiful,...More

Thank Dr_Rohan
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

I loved this nice long beach walk which is decked so it's very easy to walk while enjoying the ocean and pine trees on the other side.

Thank Deseree M
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We attended the winter Olympics and our accommodations were a block away from the beach. We used the great amenities of restaurants and hotels that catered to the beach crowd to our vantage. It was cold and windy while we were there, so not your...More

3  Thank curlerpat
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is a very popular beach, although there was no swimming in February! I was here for the Olympics, and there were cool large sculptures on the beach, intended to be burned on weekends. The sunrises were gorgeous, and there are lots of good food...More

Thank Divepicture
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

I went there during the Winter Olympics and was pleasantly surprised by its state. It was very clean even though there were many people and a lot of interesting artwork. Very nice place.

Thank sackrebleu
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

I enjoyed the beach very much. I went during the Winter Olympics so there was a lot of artwork on the beach, but even without it, the views of the ocean were extremely clear (if not a little cold!). Apparently there is a waterfall towards...More

1  Thank Gabrielle S
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Great beach too lounge at, lots of art installations and amazing shops/restaurants on the boardwalk. Shade and sun in plenty.

Thank tigerjr
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

I'm going back here in the summer so much friendly people so many sweet small places 2 eat and drink not exclusive ones family places amazing water and the sand is to die 4

1  Thank swedechef99
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

The beach is very pretty but our visit was during the winter so very very cold. There are many coffee shops on the ocean drive.

Thank Anne M
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

The Fire Art Festival was on just prior to the Olympics starting so the beach was full of massive impressive sculptures mostly fashioned out of wood. These were going to be ignited on a nightly basis. This would be a cracking place to come back...More

1  Thank Tristam D
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Response from Liliandr T | Reviewed this property |
may-not.. from July. .. (+august ) we were at September. .. (6-9) swimming. .a lot
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